moorman1 Wins 20th PocketFives Triple Crown

Published on Feb 3rd, 2014

Holy smokes. On Sunday, a thread popped up announcing the 20th PocketFives Triple Crown for Chris moorman1 Moorman (pictured). As it turned out, the British superstar had only completed two-thirds of the award, as a pair of tournaments that would have filled out the historic Triple Crown had fewer than 100 entrants. How did Moorman respond? He won the PartyPoker $200,000 Guaranteed for $27,000 and his 20th Triple Crown.

We can't make this stuff up.

The first leg of Moorman's latest Triple Crown came on January 28 in the Storm. His victory over a field of 620 entrants was worth $4,300. The same day, he won the Winamax High Roller for $8,900, but the tournament only having 74 players omitted it from contention for a Triple Crown.

Moorman proceeded to win another tournament before taking down the PokerStars $22 Cubed for $6,200 on Saturday, besting a field of 655 players. His reward in that event was $6,200 and all he needed was one more win for his 20th Triple Crown. Also on Saturday, he won the Full Tilt Mount Rushmore for $6,400, but the tournament was one player short of 100. Therefore, the finale came on Sunday, as we said, in the PartyPoker $200,000 Guaranteed. The Sunday Major had over 1,000 entrants.

Moorman Tweeted when all was said and done, "Just finished my 18 hour grind today with a win in the Party Major to complete my 20th Triple Crown #winning." Winning, indeed. He is approaching $11 million in tracked cashes on PocketFives and completely owns the online poker community in several key areas:

Number of PocketFives Triple Crowns:

Chris Moorman: 20

Next Closest PocketFiver: 11

Tracked Online MTT Winnings:

Chris Moorman: $10.7 million

Next Closest PocketFiver: $7.1 million

As if all that weren't enough, Moorman is ranked #189 worldwide according to the Global Poker Index, #8 worldwide here on PocketFives, and #1 in the United Kingdom. He recently went on a cruise through the Bahamas in the lead-up to the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure to catch some rays after a long winter in the Northern Hemisphere.

Congrats to Moorman on his 20th PocketFives Triple Crown!

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  1. stop it

  2. this dude is tha nutz

  3. I'm beginning to think he's a bot...or an alien.

  4. online poker legend nuff said

  5. Congrats Moorman!

    Just a little away from $3m in live cashes as well. True boss!

    Edited By: wackyJaxon Feb 4th, 2014 at 01:04 AM
  6. definitely a bot...IMO


  8. one and only....

  9. And he dresses like a boss

  10. I think all ppl that are just way good at something are aliens tiger woods , wayne gretzky

  11. so much jesus what a boss

    Edited By: squire1888 Feb 4th, 2014 at 06:53 PM
  12. Moorman is still killing everything!

    Originally Posted by xxbossmanxx View Post

    And he dresses like a boss

    But do you?

  13. Meh. I could do all that if I REALLY wanted to.............I Lied! :)

  14. man or machine?

  15. "when i get sad i stop being sad and be awesome instead"

  16. Hard work pays off... There is no doubt!

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